Board games to consider buying for Middlesbrough Gamers Club (Feb 2013)
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A shortlist of board games for consideration for purchase by the club.
The games should be chosen :-
For their (hopefully) high replayability,
To represent the full age range of our members

Members are welcome to add their suggestions and comments to this list.
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1. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Cities [Average Rating:7.85 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.85 Unranked]
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2. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Leaders [Average Rating:7.84 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.84 Unranked]
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3. Board Game: Airships [Average Rating:6.41 Overall Rank:1713]
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It's dice rolling, but where you must really plan how you use your dice and that's why this game looks really interesting. Could be a quick game too!
 
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4. Board Game: Apples to Apples Junior [Average Rating:5.88 Overall Rank:5028]
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British Edition if still available
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5. Board Game: La Boca [Average Rating:7.01 Overall Rank:1072]
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Has hints of Ubongo, but the fact that two players must co-operate to build a block tower when they can't see the other side means that this game will attract all ages as well as be FUN!
 
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6. Board Game: Ca$h 'n Gun$ [Average Rating:6.62 Overall Rank:929]
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If children want an action packed game, this is THE one to play! For the rest of us, it's a tense, bluffing game that from what I hear, is a barrel of laughs!
 
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7. Board Game: Copycat [Average Rating:6.79 Overall Rank:1239]
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8. Board Game: Dixit: Odyssey [Average Rating:7.49 Overall Rank:173] [Average Rating:7.49 Unranked]
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9. Board Game: Dixit: Quest [Average Rating:7.73 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.73 Unranked]
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10. Board Game: Fresco [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:252] [Average Rating:7.32 Unranked]
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11. Board Game: Ghost Stories [Average Rating:7.36 Overall Rank:200]
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A collaborative game from the designer of Seven Wonders.
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12. Board Game: Hanabi [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:288]
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13. Board Game: Junta: Viva el Presidente! [Average Rating:6.44 Overall Rank:2381]
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Fun looking dice rolling/alliances based game. Looks quick too and definately one for Simon!
 
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14. Board Game: The Magic Labyrinth [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:859]
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One for the kids... Including the Expansion!
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15. Board Game: Notre Dame [Average Rating:7.38 Overall Rank:221]
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Like Copycat this game blends many popular mechanics into a classic Stefan Feld winner!

If you can imagine a game with card drafting from 7 Wonders, Village's cube accumulation and an attractive board, you've got a game that'll go down well!
 
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16. Board Game: Power Grid: BGG Promo Card Set [Average Rating:7.47 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.47 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.47 Unranked]
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17. Board Game: Power Grid: Factory Manager [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:715]
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18. Board Game: Power Grid: The First Sparks [Average Rating:6.85 Overall Rank:919]
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19. Board Game: River Dragons [Average Rating:6.47 Overall Rank:1599]
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20. Board Game: Saint Malo [Average Rating:6.49 Overall Rank:1809]
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21. Board Game: Der schwarze Pirat [Average Rating:6.60 Overall Rank:2756]
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22. Board Game: Scotland Yard [Average Rating:6.51 Overall Rank:1087]
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Great one for children and adults- like cluedo except it's more tense and the 1 vs team setup is fun to play.
 
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23. Board Game: Seasons [Average Rating:7.45 Overall Rank:167]
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24. Board Game: Ticket to Ride Map Collection: Volume 3 – The Heart of Africa [Average Rating:7.47 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.47 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.47 Unranked]
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25. Board Game: Ticket to Ride: USA 1910 [Average Rating:8.01 Unranked] [Average Rating:8.01 Unranked]
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